This topic describes how to log on to the Alibaba Cloud Management Console as a RAM user. It also provides the logon methods and URLs.

Background information

Two methods are provided to log on to the Alibaba Cloud Management Console:

Procedure

  1. Log on to the Alibaba Cloud Management Console as a RAM user.
  2. On the RAM User Logon page, enter the logon name of the RAM user and click Next.
    • Method 1: Use the default domain name. The format of the logon name of the RAM user is <UserName>@<AccountAlias>.onaliyun.com, such as username@company-alias.onaliyun.com.
      Note The logon name of the RAM user is in the User Principal Name (UPN) format. All logon names that are listed in the RAM console follow this format. <UserName> indicates the name of the RAM user. <AccountAlias>.onaliyun.com indicates the default domain name. For more information about default domain names, see Terms and View and modify the default domain name.
    • Method 2: Use the account alias. The format of the logon name of the RAM user is <UserName>@<AccountAlias>, such as username@company-alias.
      Note <UserName> indicates the name of the RAM user. <AccountAlias> indicates the account alias. For more information about account aliases, see Terms and View and modify the default domain name.
    • Method 3: Use the domain alias if configured. The format of the logon name of the RAM user is <UserName>@<DomainAlias>, such as username@example.com.
      Note <UserName> indicates the name of the RAM user. <DomainAlias> indicates the domain alias. For more information about domain aliases, see Terms and Create and verify a domain alias.
  3. Enter the logon password and click Log On.
  4. Optional. If you enable multi-factor authentication (MFA), enter the verification code that is provided by the virtual MFA device or configure settings to pass the Universal 2nd Factor (U2F) authentication.